I am from Canonbie. I have been brought up a dairy farm and have worked on several farms in the area ranging beef sheep and dairy farm.
NVQ Level 1
Quad bike certificate
Pickup and trailer certificate
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Baler, Ploughing, Telehandler/Fork Lift
Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
I have done general tractor and telehandler duties around a farm and also done little bit of round baling and ploughing too.
I have worked on various stock farms these included beef, sheep and dairy. I have done general duties such as feeding and calving . I have also mixed rations for dairy cows and have regularly milked cows. Havent done much foot trimming or AI but willing to learn . I have also worked with various sizes of sheep flocks too . Working with dogs or just quad bike . Done general duties dosing and worming and lambing times too.
Keen rugby player for local town also watching games too.
Went to. Barony College, from September 2009 to June 2010 and got National Diploma in Agriculture.
Went to work for farmers in Langholm which is a hill sheep and beef farm. I did tractor work where I learnt to plough, big baling and other associated tractor work. I worked with sheep helping at lambing time, clipping, dosing etc and helping to calve Blue Greys and Galloway cattle. I also attended a course at Barony College while working here for a quad bike certificate.
I then left and went to work inEast Scales, Gretna which is a dairy farm. I did general farm work, tractor driving etc and helped regularly to milk the cows through a parlour.
I then went to work in Meinfoot, Ecclefechan which is a dairy farm. I was employed doing tractor work, ie mixing diet feeder etc for the dairy cows, milking, and helping the contractors when siloing. While I worked here I did my Telehandler Operators qualification.
I then left and went to work on an estate, Rockcliffe. My job entailed tractor work, cattle and sheep.
I then went to Outertown, Annan. They are a beef and sheep enterprise with a building business as well. I did tractor work ie slurry spreading, ploughing etc and help with the beef and sheep. These duties included dosing, clipping of cattle, dosing sheep, clipping sheep, lambing time and general duties, ie mucking out sheds, feeding silage, etc. I also help with the building side of the business.
For the past 2.5 years I have been working on my uncles dairy farm in Cumbria . Which involved the daily running of the farm, milking, feeding and general routine work.
Start: 02/12/2021 Finish: Not Specified
South of Scotland and north England